Tom “TR” Breeding, 87, of Middletown, Ohio, died September 24 at Miami Valley South Hospital.
Born in Elsiecoal to the late Steve and Ada Adkins Breeding, he was a brother of the late Lincoln Breeding, Barton Breeding and Esteva Caudill.
He a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, and was retired after 30 years from the Aeronca. He had worked at the water treatment plant in Middletown.
He was a member of Goshen Northern New Home Church, and was a 32nd-Degree Mason.
Surviving are his wife of 62 years, Marguerite “Belle” Breeding; a daughter, Donna Jones and husband Dale of Carlisle, Oh.; a son, Thomas Breeding of Carlisle, Oh.; grandchildren, Michael and wife Julie, Matthew and wife Kristin, Jason, Stephen and Angela Bacher; three great-grandchildren, Amelia, Natalie and Payton; a brother, Bartley Breeding and wife Martie of Beverly Hills, Fla.; and two sisters, Eveda Glover of Franklin, Oh., and Freda Adams of Isom.
Funeral services for Mr. Breeding were held September 28 in Ohio. Burial was in Butler County Memorial Park.